06 - User and Task Scenarios Brian P Bailey Announcements Proposals and visit plans due next week Homework 1 due next week Messages An interface is

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Announcements Proposals and visit plans due next week Homework 1 due next week
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Messages An interface is always for someone Tasks form the basis of design Context furthers design insight Quality is function of how well you understand users, tasks, and context
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Analysis Phase Define purpose, timeline, budget, stakeholders Define success Learn about users, tasks, and context Develop insight
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Analysis phase is critical Finding and fixing defects after delivery is 100 times more expensive than during analysis [Boehm and Basili 2001] Quality of interface depends on how well you understand context
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The User Person who will actually use your system “everyone” is not the user “the designer” is not the user “the VP” is not the user “purchasing” is not the user “marketing” is not the user You are not the user
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Characterize prototypical users who is the target audience? who would benefit the most?
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2010 for the course CS 465 taught by Professor Karahalios,k during the Fall '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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06 - User and Task Scenarios Brian P Bailey Announcements Proposals and visit plans due next week Homework 1 due next week Messages An interface is

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